Happy New Year!
New dates for the spring tour 2017 in Sweden and Germany. We hope to see you there!
Very happy to announce that Birgit Bogner at Art.e.m has added us to her artist roaster and is now planning for tours ahead. Germany, we want you! Turn to info(at)artem-berlin.de if you’d like us to play in the area.
Here is a recording of this years program at Holocaust Memorial Day in Stockholm. Sirocco performs Mayn Rue Plats.
We are delighted to announce that Sirocco will be playing at the 20th edition of Jüdische Musik und Theaterwoche in Dresden. The concert “Tales from an endless journey” will take place November 3rd at Societaetstheater.
Sirocco album Amirim have received two reviews in German papers!
We were selected to play at the Nordic Showcase at the Swedish Folk and World Music Gala in Västerås. We had lots of fun!
Photo by Peter Ahlbom.
Photo by Peter Bothén.
We made the front page of Export Music Swedens official WOMEX catalogue!
May 19th Sirocco’s concert from Stallet will be broadcasted on Swedish Radio P1. This is where you will find it on the web. https://sverigesradio.se/sida/gruppsida.aspx?programid=4427&grupp=18804
Next thursday april 23rd we will play at Stockholms nr 1 folk and world music venue Stallet. The Swedish Radio P2 will be there and record the event. Looking forward to it!
Review of “Amirim” in Finnish paper Hufvudstadsbladet:
“Kvartetten Sirocco är traditionen trogen men kryddar den stiligt och personligt”
”Amirim” is now available for digital download at Itunes, Spotify, Google play, Amazon and many many more stores.
Siroccos “Amirim” one of the best albums of 2014, according to the critics of one of Sweden’s biggest newspapers Göteborgsposten
Review of the “Amirim” in Swedish music magazine Lira:
“The music on Amirim is right on target. Emotional, beautiful, melancholy, experienced, life-affirming and mindful – all clothed in harmonic coils that twist their way inside of you, by musicians that know to do their job without wanting to show off or being funny. They’re aware of the inner power of these songs and know how to transfer it to the listener.” …Read more
“A wonderful ensemble of inspired and skilled musicians.”
2014 -11- 24
Interview in the latest issue of Swedish music magazine Lira.
“Sirocco build temples”
Concert review from Stockholm Folkfestival 2014:
“Emotional, dramatic and brilliantly proficient with Sirocco ”
“… they treat the audience to a breathtaking experience.”…Read more